Upcoming Big Feast Day

From August 10, 2018 Our outreach to abandoned kids in Haiti takes its name and inspiration from that saint who mostly closely followed the ideals and spirituality of St. Francis and made it her own. We have two children named after her, one Chiara (Clare in Italian) and the other simply Clare. Perhaps on the day that honors St. Clare…

A Journal Flashback – Early Fruit

From August 6, 2018 Everywhere you look in Haiti, you will see hunger needing to be fed, suffering needing to be relieved, hearts needing to be healed, anger needing to be calmed, gloom needing optimism. We see this every day at Santa Chiara. The children entering our gate come bearing all kinds of physical, emotional, and psychological wounds that need…